Quiz: No American Will Pass This Medieval History Quiz. Can You?

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Game of Thrones buff? How much do you know about Medieval history, culture and people? Take this quiz to see how well you score!

 Apr 24, 2018

1 of 18Pick your answer!

The period of European history between ancient and modern times is called what?
The Jazz Age
The Industrial Age
The Middle Ages

2 of 18Pick your answer!

What signaled the start of the era?
The Revolutionary War
The fall of China
The fall of the Roman Empire

3 of 18True or false?

The Hundred Years War was not actually exactly 100 years.

4 of 18Pick your answer!

What was the purpose of gargoyles?
Just for decoration
They were part of a drainage system
To scare invaders

5 of 18Pick your answer!

What was another name for stew?
Gruel Mix

6 of 18Pick your answer!

What disease took out half the population?
The Red Death
The Black Death/ Plague

7 of 18True or false!

London Bridge did indeed fall down.

8 of 18Pick your answer!

At the center of a medieval castle, surrounded by walls and moats was a tall tower called what?
The Keep

9 of 18Pick your answer!

What does Charlemagne's name mean?
Charles the Great
King Charles
Charles the Lesser

10 of 18Pick your answer!

From where did the Vikings come?

11 of 18Pick your answer!

Which country was ruled by the Shoguns from 1192?

12 of 18Pick your answer!

Which city did the Medicis rule?
Florence, Italy
London, England
Berlin, Germany

13 of 18Pick your answer!

What was a favorite target of the Vikings when they raided Europe?
Horse troughs

14 of 18Pick your answer!

What was the piece of land that a lord gave to a vassal called?

15 of 18Pick your answer!

The social system or government system of exchanging land for service was called what?

16 of 18Pick your answer!

What was the major event of Medieval times?
The discovery of the New World
The discovery of the wheel
The Crusades

17 of 18Pick your answer!

What animal helped spread the plague?

18 of 18Pick your answer!

How many wives did King Henry VIII have?
Just one
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